May 20, 2019
WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Tuesday, May 14, U.S. Sen. Kamala D. Harris and Rep. Nanette Barragán reintroduced the Outdoors for All Act, which aims to help communities around the country construct and improve parks and other outdoor recreational spaces, particularly in underserved communities that... Read More
May 16, 2019
DENVER – U.S. Rep. Diane DeGette of Colorado has introduced a bill to reinstate Obama-era controls on the venting and burning of methane gas on federal land.The gas is a byproduct of oil and gas extraction.The Methane Waste Prevention Act of 2019 would reinstate rules that the Trump... Read More
May 16, 2019
WASHINGTON – On Tuesday, May 14, the House Appropriations Committee released the draft fiscal year 2020 Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies funding bill. The legislation includes funding for programs within the Department of the Interior, the Environmental Protection Agency, and other... Read More
May 15, 2019
By: Elizabeth VenalonzoThe Por La Creación: Faith-Based Alliance is a bipartisan partnership of Hispanic pastors who believe in a common-sense approach to managing our natural resources. In February, 20 of us from Arizona gathered together in the Grand Canyon to talk about the Colorado River... Read More
May 13, 2019
By Dr. Jesse MirandaAs an American evangelical Christian leader and a strong advocate of our public lands, I am pleased to see our Congress taking charge of the environmental and conservation challenges we are facing and acting to protect our sacred public lands.It was extraordinary to see the... Read More